Legendary American comic book writer, editor, and publisher Stan Lee, who brought some of the most popular loved superheroes of the 20th century to life, died on November 12. He was 95 years old. It is reportedly said that he was taken to Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles after suffering a medical emergency, and was declared dead shortly afterwards.
Meanwhile, the sudden demise of the legendary writer and editor has left people, especially fans, around the globe heartbroken. While fans from all over the world mourned and paid tribute to Lee, as usual, Mumbai Police also jumped in to pay tribute to the legend.
The social media team of Mumbai Police took to Twitter and paid a poignant tribute to Stan Lee using a gif from Spider-Man 3, one of Stan Lee’s many cameo appearances in the Marvel films.
This is how the Mumbai Police wrote and paid tribute to Lee with the hashtag #StanLeeForever:
We believe so too, Stan!
What a ‘marvel’lous life!
What a ‘marvel’ of a life!
— Mumbai Police (@MumbaiPolice) November 13, 2018
Interestingly, the ‘marvel’lous’ tribute, as many called it, struck a chord and left netizens praising and appreciating the Mumbai Police. In fact, it was very apt for the iconic writer.
Well, take a look at some of the reactions that the Mumbai Police’s tribute has garnered.
‘Marvel’lous tribute indeed!
“Marvel”lous tribute by Mumbai Police…
— Mumbai Matters (@mumbaimatterz) November 13, 2018
Yes, it can be termed as the best and most apt tribute!
Best tribute ever! https://t.co/oCiDzAf143
— abhinav mishra (@abhinavpmishra) November 13, 2018
Wonderful tribute to Stan Lee.
— KAMLESH DESAI (@KAMLESHDESAI9) November 13, 2018
True, another gem by the Mumbai Police!
— Richa Joshi Kaul (@richajkaul) November 13, 2018
Hmm! Mumbai Police never disappoints!
— Himanshu 😁😁😐 (@me_himanshu3991) November 13, 2018
And that is why we ❤️ you @MumbaiPolice (among a whole bunch of other things including, but not limited to, keeping #Mumbai safe). You are the true #Superheroes and am sure even #StanLee will agree to that. #StanLeeForever #StanLeeRIP https://t.co/KCkdmdtvgH
— Ninad Chhaya (@NinadChhaya) November 13, 2018
Needless to mention, the titles Stan Lee authored included those featuring Spider-Man, The Hulk, X-Men, Iron Man, Thor, Daredevil, Captain America, and The Avengers. Well, we are definitely going to miss the legendary writer and editor. Rest in peace, Stan Lee!